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Sukhoi passenger jet catches fire, makes crash landing in Moscow

People waiting inside the terminal were able to see the emergency landing and ensuing fire . Another 11 people were injured, Dmitry Matveyev, the Moscow re...


Trump says Special Counsel Mueller should not testify on Russian Federation probe

Jerry Nadler, the Democratic chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, has invited Mueller to appear before the panel "no later than 23 May" to testify about t...


Vietnamese woman accused in Kim Jong Nam's killing released from Malaysian prison

Doan Thi Huong, 30, was set free from a women's prison in Kajang on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur in the morning and, after deportation processing, headed to ...


Nancy Pelosi accuses US Attorney General of lying to Congress

And a letter that Mueller wrote to Barr objecting to his summary of the report was released. And he got that Attorney General who could not answer that ques...


More than a million evacuated as cyclone hits India's east coast

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, who reviewed the situation in following the landfall of severe cyclonic storm Fani , said Puri district, particularly ...


Tom Steyer, proponent of impeaching Trump, pushes campaign to disbar attorney general

Harris hasn't been the only lawmaker to follow up on Barr's testimony, which grew more tense following the revelation that Mueller reached out to Barr to expr...


Louis Farrakhan ‘far right’? CNN thinks so

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan and far-right provocatuers Milo Yiannopoulos and Laura Loomer were also given the boot from Facebook. Twitter dec...


Israel hits offices of Turkish state news agency in Gaza

The visit by Sinwar to Cairo came hours after terrorists fired rockets from Gaza , which was preceded by an Israeli strike on Hamas sites in Gaza in response...


No deal with any country on Masood Azhar, clarifies India

Azhar's listing as a terrorist comes two decades after he and two others were released from Jammu's Kot Balwal jail in exchange for the about 160 passengers on...


Democrats: US president Donald Trump Agrees to $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan

At a news conference Thursday, Pelosi ramped up pressure on Barr, who boycotted a House hearing but testified for several hours Wednesday to a Senate panel abou...


Barr skips session with House Democrats, escalates standoff

Democrats , for their part, moved to exploit the daylight between Mr Barr and Mr Mueller to attack the Attorney-General's credibility and accuse him of unduly...


Nadler gives Barr Monday deadline to produce full Mueller report

Justice Department spokeswoman Kerri Kupec called Ms Pelosi's allegation "reckless, irresponsible and false". Chairman Rep. Jerry Nadler arrives for a House J...


Julian Assange Sentenced To 50 Weeks' Jail For Skipping Bail In 2012

Judge Deborah Taylor appeared unimpressed by Assange's written apology and his lawyer's argument that he sought refuge in the embassy because of overwhelming fe...


Facebook and Instagram Ban Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones for "Hate Speech"

Reached for comment about the initial decision to ban the accounts, a Facebook spokesperson said in a statement: "We've always banned individuals or organizat...


Cyclone Fani: Andhra issues red alert, authorities prepare for landfall

According to reports, the disaster management division of the Home Ministry has issued a notification that the cyclone will move northwestwards by Wednesday noo...


Norwegian fishermen find beluga whale 'trained by Russian military'

Joar Hesten, one of the fisherman on board, told local broadcaster NRK the beluga swam up to his crew's boat while wearing the harness around its body. Hesten...


AG Barr Is ‘Reviewing’ Whether Steele Dossier Was Russian Disinformation

Steve Cohen bringing buckets of fried chicken and Rhode Island Rep. David Cicilline jokingly looking under the desk to make sure Barr wasn't there. In a mo...


Australian Senate candidate Steve Dickson quits over strip club videos

Mr Dickson is heard in the footage saying: "I've done more Asian than I know what to do with". Mr Dickson, who was also a Senate candidate, resigned as soon a...


China urges United Kingdom not to penalise Huawei 5G

The ambassador wrote that "c$3 ountries of global influence, like the United Kingdom, make decisions independently and in accordance with their national interes...


Sri Lankan president to ISIS: 'Leave my country alone'

Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith , the archbishop of Colombo , said the church may not be able to stop people from taking the law into their own hands unless the gover...